Bridgeall’s Public Sector Digital Transformation Forum, in collaboration with Exactive, Redspire and Microsoft, takes place on the 1st November, 2018. With the focus shifting from the WHY to the HOW of transformation, the highly interactive forum will review the digital challenges facing Scotland’s public services; progress being made; barriers to be overcome; presenting scenar ...

Going live in April of this year, Bridgeall successfully delivered a Scottish Employability Tracking Service (SETS) for Fair Start Scotland (FSS), the country’s newly devolved employability service. The service will provide employability support to 38,000 people over the next five years focused mainly on those ‘furthest from getting steady work’; with mentoring, skills developm ...

As a quick follow-up to our previous post, the final speaker list for the Interactive Panel Session of the Public Sector Digital Transformation Forum, 2018 has just been announced. Facilitated by Dr. Jim Hamill, Business Fellow, University of Strathclyde Business School, speakers and panellists will include: Gerry McLafferty, IT Programme Director Scottish Government Fair S ...

The final speaker list for our Public Sector Digital Transformation Forum, 2018 will be announced shortly. Organised by Bridgeall, Exactive, Redspire and Microsoft, the Forum will benchmark the progress being made in transforming public services in Scotland, presenting scenarios covering the digital workplace of the future. Four digital leaders from the sector will share thei ...

In a recent series of blog posts, we examined the ‘hot topic’ of Digital Workplaces; work environments leveraging the full potential of technology for rethinking the way things are done, breaking free from the limits imposed by outdated systems and outdated management thinking.   Many organisations remain stuck in a pre-digital time warp; with hierarchy, bureaucracy, legacy te ...

Used effectively, Microsoft collaboration solutions can help your organisation work better, more efficiently and effectively, through the seamless integration of hardware, apps and communication tools. This includes Microsoft Surface, Teams, Office 365 and Surface Hub – see previous posts in this series Digital Workplaces. In this post, we examine how to leverage the full pote ...

A previous blog post, Making Teamwork Work, discussed the key challenges facing organisations in helping people work together effectively - changing workers, changing lifestyles, dispersed teams, complex hierarchies. In this follow-up post, we examine how Microsoft collaboration solutions can help your organisation work better, more efficiently and effectively, through the sea ...

In recent blog posts, we argued the case for Digital Workplaces. Organisations that adopt a digital first culture, combined with strong digital leadership, can break free from the limits imposed by outdated systems and outdated management thinking. Embedding technology at the core of everything the organisation does will result in a more collaborative, cost efficient, agile, r ...

A recent article on the InfoQ web site summarised the current state-of-play in relation to digital transformation in the oil and gas industry. A new wave of disruptive technologies are transforming the industry including the cloud, social media, sensors, mobility, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, big data and analytics. Core business processes are being re-platformed ...

The need for public sector organisations to transform digitally is now widely accepted. Few senior executives remain to be convinced! With the focus shifting from the WHY to the HOW of transformation, the Accelerating Digital Interactive Forum for Public Sector Leaders will present scenarios covering the public sector workplace of the future. Organised by Microsoft Gold Partn ...